Ace Hood – Deep Cover Freestyle

Ever since I seen this dude on that Cypher with Juelz, Jada, and Fab I’ve been waiting to see what he’ll develop into. This isn’t bad right here, except for the crap at the end of the song.

My Favorite or Just The Best?? A Tribe Called Quest – Midnight Marauders

As I was scrolling thru the albums that I have from the 90’s I became inspired by a certain group. The group is called A Tribe Called Quest and Q-Tip, Phife Dawg, and Ali Shaheed Muhammad are the members. Now the year is 1993 and the Tribe is coming off a very successful Sophomore album, The Low End Theory. With commercial success with hits such as Continue reading

Albums I Loved That Most People Hated

I don’t think I’ve heard one person or seen one review that say that this is a great Jay-Z album. This was the first album after he came out of retirement and most people didn’t like it. I love this cd, how can you not love it? I would say its a near classic…minus “Anything” and “Hollywood”. This album got that grown up feel, real mature. Also, Dr.Dre mastered this album so the sound quality is superb. The production is impressive, lyrically it’s Jay. Great album.
Jay-Z – The Prelude Continue reading

Old Hip Hop Gems…Part 2

“We like a smooth fam but rougher than how DeBarge is…”

Nas ft. Mobb Deep – Live Ni&&a Rap (produced by Havoc) (1996)

One of the classic Mobb Deep/Nas collaborations that was on Nas’ It Was Written album. I was hooked to this track since the first time I heard it. Prodigy was in his prime, Havoc held his own, and Nas brought it all home with a memorable verse. Just a mean track all around. Continue reading


Just received a text from Satchford. He has shown mad respect for my pick of Ghostface for being my favorite Wu Tang Member. I still believe he prefers Raekwon the Chef though, but it’s all good.